BBM Money launched less than three months ago in Indonesia and it has been gaining a lot of users. More than 60,000 people have joined, which has exceeded the original predictions. BlackBerry hopes to have 200,000 by the end of the year. Which is totally possible if people keep registering at that rate.
Back in Sept of last year, Mobihand went bankrupt. They shut down the app store that they had run for 8 years. And then nothing was said further about them, until now. OpenMobile Worldwide purchased Mobihand for $15,000. It was actually purchased through a bid, so if someone out there had the money and wanted […]
If you are an avid Twitter user than I am sure you are aware of some of the most recent hacks the social network has seen. Large corporations like Burger King and McDonalds were the targets of some folks that were able to get past the security protocols and send out 140 character tweets of […]
BlackBerry has touted their presence in emerging markets over the last few years. While market share in North America and Europe has gone the way of Android and iOS, BlackBerry has continued to prosper in markets like Africa. Recently Vodacom in South Africa released their numbers by mobile operating system, and there is no doubt […]
Even though Sprint isn’t selling the Z10, they are going to be selling the Q10 soon. The Q10 is coming in the summer time. And that’s not all. There are plans to bring on at least one more BlackBerry device to Sprint.
There is no ignoring the fact that there are a lot of Android ports in BlackBerry World for BlackBerry 10 devices. Most of the big name apps that people want, have come to BlackBerry 10 via an Android port. Well Alec Saunders, head of developer relations for BlackBerry, is well aware of the issues users […]
Splashtop Remote Desktop Application for BlackBerry 10 has been updated to version 188.8.131.52, this is the ONLY remote desktop app that streams video and audio from your PC or Mac, allowing you to interact with your PowerPoint, Keynote, Word, Excel, Outlook, Quicken, IE, Firefox, Safari and other PC / Mac applications. Remote access your PC […]
AT&T released a statement today saying that you are able to use pre loaded video chat apps on your phone, on their network. This instead of the standard “wifi only” video chats that we are used to. By the end of this year, all video chat apps should work on their network too. BlackBerry is […]
BlackBerry did a total restart with BlackBerry 10, and many of us were hoping that it would help bring some of the bigger names to the ecosystem. With the Z10 and Q10 now available we have seen numerous big name apps come to BlackBerry 10, and while some like Skype and Kindle have built BB10 […]
BlackBerry has been busy of late. With he launch of BlackBerry 10, the Z10 and Q10 and soon to be Q5, you wouldn’t think they would have had much time for much else. However in a new patent submission you can see that BlackBerry has been working on flexible screen technology for the future. In […]
Typically when a new phone is announced there are several prices that get released leading up the official one. Most of the time these prices are place holders for online retailers, but this time the price comes right from Rob Orr (BlackBerry UK’s Managing Director). According to Orr the Q5 will approximately be £20.00 on a […]
For any of you that are fans of side scrolling games, then 2-Bit Heroes is the BlackBerry 10 game for you. In this game you will guide the Heroes from side to side collecting coins as you avoid obstacles all the way. At $0.99 this game is a steal, but you will want to grab […]
I am sure that there are a ton of people who called it, and others who doubted that it was possible. But BlackBerry is turning around their Canadian market share.
We are nearing the end of BlackBerry Live 2013, and as a part of that we now have the winners of the 2013 BlackBerry Achievement Awards. We would like to congratulate all the developers, companies and organizations that entered. You will find all the winners by group below. This year’s BlackBerry® Achievement Award Winners have been announced! […]
BlackBerry Live is currently underway in Orlando, bringing together BlackBerry enthusiasts, business leaders, IT decision makers, developers and partners from around the world. Whether you’re at the show or have been streaming from home, we wanted to share the latest in BlackBerry 10 apps. Don’t miss out on this week’s latest BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry […]
T-Mobile’s Business Customers can get a BlackBerry Q10, while everybody else will have to wait until June. If you go to T-Mobile’s homepage it still says “Coming Soon.” That means the business folks will have to go to their B2B sales reps to get one, as it is non orderable (not really a word) online.
Any BlackBerry fans that have been holding off for the BlackBerry Q10 will soon be able to get one. Today both Verizon and Sprint have put up their pre-registration pages for anyone looking for that physical QWERTY experience. The Q10 will be launching in early June in the US, but if you want to make […]
BlackBerry has now made version 10.1 of their BES 10 software available today during BlackBerry Live. This update is targeted at the BYOD market, as there is support for Android and iOS devices within BES 10. You can check out the full press release below. Press Release WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 14, 2013) – […]
The Blaq application is finally available for the BlackBerry Z10, users can update and download the new Blaq for BlackBerry Application with intergreation to BlackBerry 10 along with the new update to BlackBerry OS 10.1. You can now use the all-new rebuilt-from-the-ground–up Blaq experience is designed to delight you around every corner, and provide the most intuitive, original interaction you’ve ever had with […]
Today during the BlackBerry Live Keynote, CEO Thorsten Heins made it official that Skype is now available for BlackBerry Z10 owners. This is of course in conjunction with the start of the roll-out of the BlackBerry 10.1 update for the Z10. Previously some Z10 owners that had loaded one of the leaked builds of 10.1 […]